Churinga

Aboriginal

Australia

41" Tall by 3" Wide

DESCRIPTION

A large finely carved Aboriginal Churinga / Tjurunga mounted on a custom metal base. The surface is intricately carved on the front and retains the original orange pigment. These highly sacred items were used in ritual and as clan totems. There is some old cracks and a little bit of glue showing on the back side.

CONDITION

Good condition with a glued crack on the back side.

Provenance

DATE

Early 20th century.

Dimensions

41" Tall by 3" Wide

PRICE

1500.00

SOLD

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